Head of School

Kirton Primary School Station Road, Kirton, Boston, Lincs, PE20 1HY

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Boston; Lincolnshire
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Required for September 2021 (or earlier):


Salary L10 – 16

Kirton Primary School is an innovative, multi-award winning, village school that has been in the top 2% of schools nationally for five years running. Our successes have featured in national newspapers and national television.

We are a three-form-entry school with our own nursery unit on site. The school is federated with Boston Nursery School under the Parliament Federation.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic Head of School who:

  • is passionate about children’s learning;
  • demonstrates excellent classroom practice;
  • is capable of leading and motivating colleagues;
  • holds a clear vision and high expectations;
  • has a track record of success;
  • will steer improvement, keep abreast of national and local developments and raise standards.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of raising attainment and achievement, particularly in Year 6, and of leading a team. They will have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work effectively with staff, parents, Governors and the wider community.

We offer you:

  • happy, motivated, and well-behaved children;
  • dedicated and supportive staff;
  • an active and well-informed Governing Body;
  • a large, mutually supportive Senior Leadership Team;
  • substantial non-contact time.

For an application form, further details or to book a visit, please contact Lisa Lea on 01205 722236 or e-mail lisa.lea@parliamentfederation.co.uk

This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: 3rd May 2021 (noon)

Interview date: 7th May 2021

In accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 (Fluency Duty), the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

When interviews do take place the school will contact you directly.

When interviews are taking place schools will follow all Government and Public Health England Guidelines.

Lincolnshire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Here at Lincolnshire County Council, we want our workforce to reflect the make-up of the community we serve. Therefore we welcome all applications irrespective of gender, ethnic origin, belief, sexual orientation, age or disability. We consider ourselves to be a family friendly employer, and offer flexible working patterns.

All shortlisted candidates will need to verify their eligibility to work in the UK at interview.

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